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dead
Definition:
1. Non-functional; down; crashed. Especially used ofhardware.2. At XEROX PARC, software that is working but notundergoing continued development and support.

What does the acronym dead stand for?

DEAD abbreviation definitions:
–  Don't Ever Admit Defeat
–  Destruction of Enemy Air Defenses

Synonyms:

adjective
all
dead.
boring
dragger, characterless, ho hum, nowhere, unvaried, well-worn.
cadaverous
exsanguinous, ghostly, skeletonlike, peaky, skin and bones, bag of bones.
cold
unenthusiastic, matter of fact, unimpassioned, coldblooded, matter-of-fact.
complete, total
bloody, utter, downright, unmitigated, outright, out-and-out, perfect, unqualified, sure, unconditional, whole, final, absolute, thorough, entire.
dead
bury, annihilated, Passed, fallen, unresponsive, parted, Perished, d.o.a., deceased, fatal, departed, extinct, expired, sainted.
defunct
had it, exanimate, kaput.
done for
packed-up, packed up, ausgespielt.
dull
opaque, repetitious, repetitive, matte, subfusc, toned-down, longwinded, unlit, uninspiring, draggy, usual thing, yawner, run of the mill, unexciting, stocker, dun, oft-repeated, hazy, without incident, prosy, lumpy, big yawn, Impassible.
elflike
fey.
expressionless
unexpressive, lusterless, fish-eyed, pokerfaced, straight-faced, nobody home.
fatigued
Dead beat, played out, Dog-weary, overtired, fagged out, dead-tired, dead-beat, lassitudinous, washed out, out of gas.
flat
unpalatable, lead balloon, sapless, whitebread.
ghostly
deadly.
indifferent, cold
frigid, callous, paralyzed, numb, torpid, insipid, flat, apathetic, dull, wooden, still, senseless, uninteresting, deadened, Numbed, unfeeling, glazed, boring, vapid, tasteless, unresponsive, lukewarm, stale, insensitive, stagnant, anesthetized.
inert
indolent, sluggard, inert, unreactive.
insensitive
unimpressionable, immune to, unsusceptible, anesthetized, impervious to, dull, nonreactive.
kaput
belly up, nonfunctioning, out of circulation, down and out, down the tubes, washed up, on the skids, all washed up, down for the count, belly-up.
late
glory.
lost
unremembered, Perished.
motionless
idle, sleeping, standing, stationary, immobile, becalmed, apoplectic, immotile, stock-still, languid, calm, motionless, stagnant, Resting, inactive, deadlocked, unmoving, inert, fixed, at a standstill, dormant, static, tranquil, still, at rest, vegetative, quiet.
no longer alive
mortified, checked out, stiff, gone to reward, bloodless, extinct, no more, late, departed, bought the farm, done for, defunct, Liquidated, lifeless, inanimate, pushing up daisies, cut off, cadaverous, bereft of life, buried, deceased, offed, not existing, resting in peace, gone, passed away, expired, breathless, asleep, unanimated, gone to meet maker, spiritless, Erased, inert, cold, wasted, Reposing, out of one's misery, Perished.
non-living
inanimate, non-living, lifeless, deceased, inorganic.
non-resonant
flat, dull, non-resonant, Damped, muffled, deadened, silenced, mute.
nonexistent
ungrounded, null and void, Gossamery, Non-existent, few and far between, without foundation, hypothetical, passed on, passed away.
not working
exhausted, useless, wearied, inactive, spent, unemployed, barren, worn, worn out, unprofitable, bygone, sterile, vanished, obsolete, tired, inoperable, lost, inoperative.
numb
uncurious, insensitive.
old
over-the-hill.
outmoded
fossilized.
past
lapsed.
senseless
callous, senseless, insentient, soporific, insensitive, trance-like, oblivious, dull, blacked out, swooning, comatose, faint, unconscious, aloof, insensible, stupid, unperceptive, anesthetized, numb, narcotic, unfeeling.
slow
impeded, long-delayed, long delayed, time-consuming, slowest, gradual, unpunctual, behindhand.
stock-still
stockstill.
unimaginative
prosaic.
weary
bone-tired, sick and tired.
adverb
completely, totally
direct, straight, due, right, directly, exactly, entirely, wholly, Straightly, undeviatingly, absolutely.
adverb
straight
lineally, pointblank, straightforwardly, in direct line.
noun
dead
perfect, lukewarm, thorough, unresponsive, my fingers have gone dead, exanimate, dull, deceased, numb, complete, cold, unfeeling, insensate, out of date, tired, a dead language, unqualified, gone, paralysed, late, utterly, thoroughly, this town is dead, tedious, total, boring, extinct, totally, tired out, old hat, utter, uninteresting, exhausted, outright, Dead beat, absolute, exactly, emotionless, with nothing happening, worn out, Dead Centre, defunct, obsolete, discontinued, dated, insentient, no longer spoken, ready to drop, precisely, humdrum, entirely, torpid, unsympathetic, entire, quiet, dead leaves, insensitive, frigid, indifferent, quite, apathetic, not feeling anything, departed, dead as a dodo, that issue is dead, Perished, lifeless, inanimate, unexciting, no longer of interest, downright, exact, absolutely, perfectly, knackered, very, dead as a doornail, gone to sleep, inert, no more, completely.
exhausted
spent, wearied, tired, worn.
extinct
obsolete, ended.
group
dead.
time
dead.
verb
complete
absolute, total, final, unconditional.
defeated
done for.
numb
paralyzed.
Examples of usage:
  1. I am glad she is dead now, what I've never said before. – All's for the Best by T. S. Arthur
  2. Suppose he is dead? – The Corner House Girls on Palm Island by Grace Brooks Hill Thelma Gooch
  3. She was only not dead. – A Singer from the Sea by Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr
  4. It will be dead. – Story of the Session of the California Legislature of 1909 by Franklin Hichborn
  5. I tell you she is dead! – Free Joe and Other Georgian Sketches by Joel Chandler Harris
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